surveillance

EARN IT or face the consequences

6 minute read Published: 2020-07-05

Recently, I came across the following hackernews thread An even worse anti-encryption bill than EARN IT (stanford.edu). TL;DR The US Senate Judiciary Committee proposed a bill that would have a commission setting up best pratices & guidelines for online services to adhere to, in preventing exploitation of children, failing to do so would invite civil & criminal charges.

LAED - Big Backdoor Bill

5 minute read Published: 2020-07-04

Recently, I came across the following hackernews thread An even worse anti-encryption bill than EARN IT (stanford.edu). TL;DR The US Senate Judiciary & Intelligence Committee proposed a bill that would force industries to add a backdoor in their software/hardware products, accessible by law enforcement.